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Malpractice Controversy / Florida Legis. #37289

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 21, 1975
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(Studio) No. of state legislature considering legislature to ease burden of malpractice ins. payments on doctors Florida Governor Rubin Askew signs new malpractice act into law.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Tallahassee, Florida) Florida malpractice law detailed. [State representative John FORBES - says this law would allow doctors to purchase own malpractice insurance; details given.] Florida law doesn't limit size of lawyers contingency fee. [Neurosurgeon and state senate David LANE - thinks Florida law is good.]
REPORTER: Charles Murphy

Murphy, Charles;
Smith, Howard K.

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